Teacher's Source Book for Mathematics in Classes 6 to 8 Making Maths Meaningful


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Note that the Floris Books editions of Jamie York's books have been completely revised for notation, language and metric systems. They are suitable for use in South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.
Experienced maths teacher and consultant Jamie York believes that a love of learning comes through the teacher, so his books are committed to supporting teachers in developing their classroom skills and to fostering a love of maths in their students. Unlike conventional maths textbooks, his books are not full of fancy graphics and contrived ways to make maths fun. Rather, they:

-- focus on the essentials, so teachers aren't overwhelmed by endless lists of required material
-- are genuinely interesting and challenging, sparking students' enthusiasm for learning maths
-- are developmentally appropriate to the age of the child, thereby encouraging inner mathemetical awareness and thinking
-- favour depth over superficiality, to avoid teaching blind procedures to solve meaningless problems

This teachers' resource book for Classes 1 to 5 provides a direct and logical approach to teaching 6 to 11-year-olds maths. Each class level and topic provides numerous tried and tested examples and explanations.

Jamie York is a Steiner-Waldorf maths teacher and consultant, and creator of the Making Maths Meaningful programme. Born in Maine, he has taught maths at Shining Mountain Waldorf School in Boulder, Colorado for over twenty years. He consults for a variety of schools in the USA and internationally, and serves on the faculty at the Centre for Anthroposophy in Wilton, New Hampshire, training Waldorf high school maths teachers.

Nettie Fabrie is a Waldorf teacher who has mentored teachers in the Netherlands, the Czech Republic and the USA. She is Head of Pedagogy at the Seattle Waldorf School.

Wim Gottenbos has worked in Waldorf schools in the Netherlands and USA for over 40 years. He is a class teacher at Seattle Waldorf School.
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Title: Teacher's Source Book for Mathematics in Classes 6 to 8 Making Maths Meaningful

Author(s): YORK, JAMIE

Categories: Education and Parenting,

Publisher: Floris Books:

ISBN Number: 1782503188

ISBN Number 13: 9781782503187

Seller ID: 14850

Keywords: Mathematics Maths START Education and Parenting,